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PR.com
L.M. Foundation Presents Grammy Nominated Miki Howard Two Day Special Event Celebrating Domestic Violence SurvivorsMD, September 22, 2017 --(PR.com)-- L.M. Foundation invites you to pick up wher
PR.com / Posted 5 hours ago
MD, September 22, 2017 --(PR.com)-- L.M. Foundation invites you to pick up where the Unsung T.V. movie left off and have an intimate conversation with Miki Howard. The panel discussion will also feature Mildred Muhammad, widely... Read more
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Salon.com
Will the Courts save the Dreamers?the Courts save the Dreamers?Human rights, civil liberties organizations and le
Salon.com / Posted 13 hours ago
the Courts save the Dreamers?Human rights, civil liberties organizations and legislators condemned the ending of DACA. Can the courts save it? The Trump administration's rescission of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian War Victims Demand JusticeAs the scandalous and incompetent regime of Madam Sirleaf prepares to leave the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
As the scandalous and incompetent regime of Madam Sirleaf prepares to leave the political stage of Liberia, I feel compelled to walk Liberians and friends of Liberia down memory lane. In December 1989, Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her associates... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Thousands rally for and against DuterteMANILA, Philippines — Thousands of President Rodrigo Duterte's critics and supp
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Thousands of President Rodrigo Duterte's critics and supporters held rival rallies Thursday, taking emotional national debates over his deadly drug war and martial law threats to the streets. Police in battle gear kept order as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Father strangles sons, hangs himself and tries to kill wife in fireFather, 33, strangled his two infant sons then hid his wife's phone before sett
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Father, 33, strangled his two infant sons then hid his wife's phone before setting their home on fire and hanging himself in double murder-suicide Eric Ringenberg, 33, and his two young sons were found dead in the basement of their Bloomington,... Read more
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Newsweek
How the right lost its mind, sold its soul and embraced Donald TrumpThis is a painful story for me to write. For a quarter of a century, I was a m
Newsweek / Posted yesterday
This is a painful story for me to write. For a quarter of a century, I was a major part of the conservative movement. But like many on the right, in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory I had to ask some uncomfortable questions. The 2016 presidential... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio death toll in 'horrific' human trafficking reaches 10A 10th person has been confirmed dead after immigrants were trapped inside a tr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
A 10th person has been confirmed dead after immigrants were trapped inside a tractor-trailer at a Walmart parking lot, officials confirmed Monday morning. Several people are still in critical condition at local hospitals. Eight immigrants initially... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Protest rallies call for end to tyrannyMilitant activists gather at the foot of Mendiola bridge in Manila Tuesday nigh
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Militant activists gather at the foot of Mendiola bridge in Manila Tuesday night, September 19, 2017 as KADAMAY kicked of its camp out protest against the entirety of what they call Duterte’s War on the Poor. INQUIRER PHOTO / GRIG C.... Read more
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The Hill
Mueller requests White House documents on Trump actions | Equifax tweet mistakenly sends victims to phishing site | Russian hackers debate ransomware ethicsWelcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in t
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We're here to connect the dots as leaders in government, policy and industry try to counter the rise in cyber threats. What lies... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Dirty secret' of Oregon jury system could go before U.S. Supreme Courtnext week will decide whether to accept a case that could test Oregon's unusual
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
next week will decide whether to accept a case that could test Oregon's unusual jury system, targeted by criminal justice reform advocates as deeply flawed and racist. For decades, Oregon juries — and those in only one other state, Louisiana — have... Read more
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Slate
Why Jemele Hill Is Rebuked, but Trump Gets to Be Presidentcriticize racism who are silenced, not those who embrace it. The ideology that
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
criticize racism who are silenced, not those who embrace it. The ideology that put Donald Trump in the White House is one of victimhood as much as it’s one of resentment. As a candidate for president, Donald Trump did more than attack presumed... Read more
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CBS News
White man arrested in deaths of 2 black menInterim Police Chief Jonny Dunnam said Tuesday that Kenneth James Gleason was a
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
Interim Police Chief Jonny Dunnam said Tuesday that Kenneth James Gleason was accused of killing a homeless man and a dishwasher. Bruce Cofield, 59, was killed last Tuesday. Two nights later, Donald Smart, 49, was fatally shot as he was walking to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Public authority comes from private integrityThere is so much hatred and self-righteousness in our national politics today t
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
There is so much hatred and self-righteousness in our national politics today that I have to ask: “Who among you is without sin?” – who among you can claim that at the end of the day your words and actions are really true as in: true to a life lived... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte says rallyists can have EDSA while he protests 'corrupt yellows'MANILA, Philippines — A “pissed off” President Rodrigo Duterte Tuesday vowed to
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A “pissed off” President Rodrigo Duterte Tuesday vowed to protest against what he described as “corrupt yellows” in the government that he could not oust because they have fixed terms. Duterte said he would hold a protest on... Read more
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Salon.com
The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump: Robert Jay Lifton and Bill Moyers on “A Duty to Warn”appeared on There will not be a book published this fall more urgent, importan
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
appeared on There will not be a book published this fall more urgent, important, or controversial than The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump, the work of 27 psychiatrists, psychologists and mental health experts to assess President Trump’s mental... Read more
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The Chronicle
DeVos and the legacy of assault on campusLast week, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos reaffirmed her stance on repealin
The Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Last week, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos reaffirmed her stance on repealing the Title IX reforms made under the Obama administration. Although her statements have once again brought campus sexual assault policy back into the forefront of... Read more
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Salon.com
Blue is not a racethat police are discriminated against based upon their membership in the “blue”
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
that police are discriminated against based upon their membership in the “blue” race. “I’m a minority, as this strange form of racism continues to engulf the country,” the video states. “Because I am blue, increasingly, I am vilified. They... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The good, the bad and the ugly of Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugsMANILA: From the moment he took office on Jul 1, 2016, Philippine President Rod
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA: From the moment he took office on Jul 1, 2016, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has made the war on drugs his top priority. “We will not stop until the last drug lord, the last financier and the last pusher have surrendered or are put,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
OA Transport faces B7bn tax evasion probe for zero-dollar casePolice seized dozens of OA Transport buses last year when the government announ
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Police seized dozens of OA Transport buses last year when the government announced a crackdown on 'zero-dollar tours' and the family that owns the company has complained of harassment. (File photo) The Royal Thai Police (RTP) have set up an... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody to UNHRC: Set up Philippine office, join police raidsMANILA, Philippines — As the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) faces the prospec
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — As the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) faces the prospect of a P1,000 budget, President Duterte yesterday said he is inviting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to set up a satellite office in the Philippines so it... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte invites UN rights body to build satellite office in PhilippinesMANILA, Philippines — As the Commission on Human Rights faces the prospect of a
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — As the Commission on Human Rights faces the prospect of a miniscule budget, President Rodrigo Duterte Monday invited the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to set up a satellite office in the Philippines so it could... Read more
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The Columbian
Deportation tears apart family of 9to a head, Vancouver’s Ramon Flores-Garcia sat in a detention center — 1,600 mi
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
to a head, Vancouver’s Ramon Flores-Garcia sat in a detention center — 1,600 miles away in New Mexico — on the last leg of a six-month stint in custody with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, waiting to be deported. His family says he is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treasury Looters Sponsoring IPOBBy Davidson Iriekpen, Tobi Soniyi, Seriki Adinoyi and Emmanuel Ugwu In another
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Davidson Iriekpen, Tobi Soniyi, Seriki Adinoyi and Emmanuel Ugwu In another condemnation of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the federal government has alleged that the separatist group was being sponsored by those who... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESthere, including those in our city, druggists not atoning, only shows there tru
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
there, including those in our city, druggists not atoning, only shows there truly is big money in the illegal trade. But, of course, you may butt in. And SS agrees. Only the other day, in Zamboanga City, the police have included three more... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalTwo live-in partners of suspected credit card scammers, who were nabbed in Duma
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Two live-in partners of suspected credit card scammers, who were nabbed in Dumaguete last week, were shot dead in broad daylight Saturday at Meciano Road in the city. Dr. Kenneth Coo, chief of One Rescue, said Meagan Noble, 21, of Malibay, Pasay... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The making of a monster: How Salman Abedi became a mass murdererFor some of us reading about Manchester Arena attacker Salman Abedi is an unpal
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
For some of us reading about Manchester Arena attacker Salman Abedi is an unpalatable experience. He committed appalling crimes against the innocent. Those directly affected by the attack have shown incredible dignity, and the city has shown... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lessons from a scamTen years ago this month, the father was convicted of plunder and sentenced to
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
Ten years ago this month, the father was convicted of plunder and sentenced to life in prison. His ill-gotten assets – P542.701 million in bank deposits, P189 million in a secret bank account and a mansion in New Manila – were ordered seized. Less... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Candidate profiles for Assembly, School Board electionEach municipal election, the League of Women Voters of Juneau partners with the
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
Each municipal election, the League of Women Voters of Juneau partners with the Juneau Empire to publish candidate profiles of those running for local office. The League of Women Voters of Juneau is a nonpartisan organization. It developed the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Second man, 21, arrested over Parsons Green bombinga bomb' are today discovered at home he shared with MBE foster couple A 21-yea
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
a bomb' are today discovered at home he shared with MBE foster couple A 21-year-old man was arrested in the London borough of Hounslow at around 11.50pm last night Police launched an armed operation in Sunbury-on-Thames yesterday with local... Read more
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FOX News
Rouhani's UN visit makes a mockery of Iran's human rights censurePresident Hassan Rouhani will not address domestic human rights abuses. Even a
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
President Hassan Rouhani will not address domestic human rights abuses. Even as Tehran continues to portray criticism of its human rights record, including this year’s report by the UN special rapporteur on human rights in Iran, Asma Jahangir,... Read more
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CBS News
Tracking a predatorProduced by Chris O'Connell, Lauren Clark and Lindsey Schwartz [This story fir
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
Produced by Chris O'Connell, Lauren Clark and Lindsey Schwartz [This story first aired on Nov. 19, 2016.] The victims range from young women to a grandmother. A serial rapist on the loose in the Denver area. He was smart, stalking his victims for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police admit ANOTHER 'Bucket Bomber' could be on the run as officers 'find explosives' in garden of pensioner couple who took in 18-yea
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
as officers 'find explosives' in garden of pensioner couple who took in 18-year-old 'asylum seeker' suspected of plotting the attack Police launched an armed operation in Sunbury-on-Thames... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Jinggoy set free on P1.3-M bailMANILA, Philippines — After more than three years in detention, former senator
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — After more than three years in detention, former senator Jinggoy Estrada yesterday walked out of the Philippine National Police Custodial Center in Camp Crame a free man after posting P1.330-million bail bond for his plunder and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Are you pedophile? Duterte asks GasconCommission on Human Rights chief Jose Luis Martin “Chito” Gascon, raising the p
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Commission on Human Rights chief Jose Luis Martin “Chito” Gascon, raising the possibility the latter was a ''pedophile'' for being so passionate over the killings of male teenagers. Once again training his guns at his critics, including the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Terror threat level raised to CRITICAL after bucket-bomb attackplanted the crude Tube bomb which could have killed dozens on the Tube Soldier
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
planted the crude Tube bomb which could have killed dozens on the Tube Soldiers will replace police at key locations out of public view so more armed officers can go onto streets Scotland Yard has identified the suspect behind the rush hour bomb... Read more
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Aljazeera
Why do some peacekeepers rape? The full reportare sent to the most war-ravaged countries on Earth, ostensibly to help them tr
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
are sent to the most war-ravaged countries on Earth, ostensibly to help them transition to peace. But some stand accused of committing crimes against the very people they are supposed to protect. The UN says it has a zero tolerance policy on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Jeff Radebe - National Development Plan Annual Public LectureKeynote address by the honourable Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency for P
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Keynote address by the honourable Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission; on the occasion of the NDP Annual Lecture; Z.K. Matthews Hall, Unisa, Pretoria The... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa Kids' House gathers team to address human traffickingLITTLE Santa Rosa Press Gazette @AaronL_SRPG MILTON — The Santa Rosa Kids’ Hou
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
LITTLE Santa Rosa Press Gazette @AaronL_SRPG MILTON — The Santa Rosa Kids’ House has received roughly $52,000 from the National Children’s Alliance to organize and train a Multiple Disciplinary Response Team to address local human... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Prospect assistant police chief under investigation for allegedly interfering in LMPD Explorer probeLOUISVILLE, Ky., (WDRB) – The assistant police chief of Prospect is under inves
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky., (WDRB) – The assistant police chief of Prospect is under investigation for allegedly interfering in the sex abuse probe of the Louisville Metro Police 's Explorer program, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump is an isolated liar — and he is a threat to the entire world: psychiatristThere will not be a book published this fall more urgent, important, or controv
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
There will not be a book published this fall more urgent, important, or controversial than The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump, the work of 27 psychiatrists, psychologists and mental health experts to assess President Trump’s mental health. They had... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Motel 6 says its employees will no longer call immigration agents on its guestsMotel 6 says its employees in Phoenix will no longer work with U.S. Immigration
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
Motel 6 says its employees in Phoenix will no longer work with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents following news reports that its workers were reporting on guests they believed were in the United States illegally. In a tweet about... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
13 Vilas County men arrested in sex stingWisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI)
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) Human Trafficking Bureau agents, with the aid of local and federal law enforcement, have arrested a total of 25 individuals in stings to arrest sex traffickers, "johns,"... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Woodland man receives 30-year prison sentence for producing child pornA Woodland man has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison for producing c
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
A Woodland man has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison for producing child pornography. Raul Gonzalez, 43, was also convicted in Yolo Superior Court for abuse of two minors in the case and sentenced to 30 years in prison. U.S. District... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bishop urges witnesses to speak out vs drug killingsCaloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says in a press conference that witnesses
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says in a press conference that witnesses to drug killings are expected to be wary of some government agencies because the accused are police themselves, and the cases can be embarrassing to the government.... Read more
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The Hill
Crime rates are down, but victims feel less safe under Trumpat least two glaring problems with the president and attorney general’s repeate
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
at least two glaring problems with the president and attorney general’s repeated attempts to resuscitate failed “tough on crime” policies in response to the alleged crime wave. First, there is no national crime wave. And, second, victims of crime... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Ripon agency helps solve crimes in 42 countiesCriminologists based in Ripon help law enforcement solve crimes in 42 Californi
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Criminologists based in Ripon help law enforcement solve crimes in 42 California counties. A senior criminalist from the California State Crime lab staff gave an overview of the agency’s operations recently for Ripon Rotarians meeting at Spring... Read more
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The Hindu
Outrage over closure report in Pehlu Khan caseCivil rights groups here on Thursday expressed outrage over the closure of inve
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Civil rights groups here on Thursday expressed outrage over the closure of investigation against six persons named in the first information report filed in the case oflynching of dairy farmer Pehlu Khan allegedly by a mob of cow vigilantes near... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Parents bury Kulot amid cries for justice, police doubtsLAST LOOK Wearing bulletproof vests, Eduardo Gabriel and his wife, Lina, take a
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
LAST LOOK Wearing bulletproof vests, Eduardo Gabriel and his wife, Lina, take a last look at their 14-year-old son Reynaldo before the boy’s burial in Pasig City on Wednesday. —EDWIN BACASMAS The body of a boy fished out of a creek in Nueva Ecija... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California Editorial Rdprefuse to supply a wedding cake to a gay couple, despite a state law prohibitin
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
refuse to supply a wedding cake to a gay couple, despite a state law prohibiting discrimination by businesses on the basis of sexual orientation. He argues that his religious objection to gay marriage entitles him to protection under the 1st... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Mindanao martial law | Minors, students among civilians killed, missing in MarawiMANILA –As government troops are supposedly rounding up its enemies in its more
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA –As government troops are supposedly rounding up its enemies in its more than three-month offensive in Marawi City, stories of the tragic fate of Meranaw civilians are just beginning to come out. They were not simply caught in the crossfire,... Read more
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